We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 90 Kandy accommodations

Sweet Cinnamon

62/12 George E de Silva Mwt, Kandy 0, Sri Lanka
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sweet Cinnamon to your Saves list
Sweet Cinnamon
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #8 of 90 Specialty Lodging in Kandy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
dioz Australia
Write a Review

49 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately we only had one night at Sweet Cinnamon and we arrived too late in the evening for dinner. Our room was beautifully made up with fresh flowers scattered all over the bed. The bathroom was large and airy, as was the room. The bed was very comfortable. We met the owner, Derek, the next morning and he & his... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
east sussex
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Clean and comfortable B & B. Lovely friendly staff who made us feel very at home. A short tuk tuk ride into the centre of Kandy but away from the the noise and traffic. Breakfast was lovely - the kids loved the pancakes and waffles. We had dinner one evening which was very tasty but much more expensive than you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geneva, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stayed here for one night and were welcomed by the lovely Derek. He is such a great manager who really went out his way to make sure we were happy and had everything we needed. The room was spacious and looked out over a beautiful garden. We had curry at night which was delicious- I would definitely recommend eating... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Amazing food - particularly the breakfasts! The team were very welcoming and attentive. The rooms and all areas were clean with lovely flowers around the place. The location is very tranquil and relaxing - a bit further out of Kandy town but fine with a 3-wheeler / tuk tuk or short car ride. We had a lovely tour around the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed for two nights in May 2014. We had two rooms to accommodate 3 adults and 2 children. The rooms were lovely and clean. Staff were extremely nice and helpful. We arrived in the early evening and they were able to provide a meal for us all at short notice which was great as the children were tired. Showed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We booked a stay in Sweet Cinnamon Kandy last February for our 1st wedding anniversary. Based on the photos and the price (315 $ for 3 nights), I was under the impression that it was something but found out that it's not what we expected. The person in charge "Priyan" met us and he completely understood the situation. He promised... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Stayed for two nights in this place in March. It is not a typical hotel, but more of a family run place. But that was not a problem since the room was nice and large and the staff was very friendly. Also we would highly recommend the food in this place - the breakfast and dinners we had were very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stayed in Feb 2014 and will definitely return next time I am in Kandy. The service is incredible, the staff are very helpful and knowledgeable. The rooms are clean, spacious and well presented. The area is very quiet. The food is delicious and generous. Fantastic!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dronfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

After staying here for two nights at the beginning of February I have to say that I cannot understand the glowing reviews it gets on TripAdvisor. The owner and his wife were away at the time of our stay but I do not think that this should be used as an excuse for what I thought was a very unsatisfactory... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed at Sweet Cinnamon for 3 nights and really fell in love with the place. We arrived early after a long flight and train ride to be greeted with a very welcome cup of tea and fabulous carrot cake. Our room was made available immediately and it was heaven! So thoughtfully laid out with flower petals on the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Sweet Cinnamon, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Sweet Cinnamon? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sweet Cinnamon

Address: 62/12 George E de Silva Mwt, Kandy 0, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda and Odigeo so you can book your Sweet Cinnamon reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

52 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (52)
Room/suite (11)
Hotel & grounds (24)
Dining (9)
View from room (3)
Bathroom (3)
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (1)
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Kandy with
any amenities